A U.S. government-subsidized, nonprofit food store, operating on a military base. Operates on a non-profit basis and sells products at cost plus a small markup. Also, a centralized food preparation facility which distributes prepared product to stores within an area, ready for sale in in-store baker...
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[n] - a snack bar in a film studio 2. [n] - a retail store that sells equipment and provisions to military personnel
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Representative of another. An ecclesiastical commissary is the deputy of a bishop, by whom the jurisdiction of the latter is exercised in distant parts of the diocese. A military commissary is an...
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Com'mis·sa·ry noun ; plural Commissaries . [ Late Latin commissarius , from Latin commissus , past participle of committere to commit, intrust to. See Commit .] 1. One to whom is committed some charg...
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noun a retail store that sells equipment and provisions to military personnel
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• (n.) An officer of the bishop, who exercises ecclesiastical jurisdiction in parts of the diocese at a distance from the residence of the bishop. • (n.) An officer having charge of a special service; as, the commissary of musters. • (n.) One to whom is committed some charge, duty, or...
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commissary 1. One to whom a special duty or charge is committed by a superior power; one commissioned to act as representative; a deputy, delegate. 2. An officer or official who has charge of the supply of food, stores, and transport, for a body of soldiers; the building where such supplies of food...
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A commissary is someone delegated by a superior to execute a duty or an office; in a formal, legal context, one who has received power from a legitimate superior authority to pass judgment in a certain cause or to take information concerning it. ==Word history== The word is recorded in English sinc...
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1) Shop 2) Store
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